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Dating website meet turns into robbery

A tryst set up through a dating website ended with a man losing his cash and nearly losing his car to two women, according to the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office.

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Dating website meet turns into robbery

A tryst set up through a dating website ended with a Conyers man losing his cash and nearly losing his car to two women Monday night, according to the Rockdale County Sheriff's Office.

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Posted: feb. 27, 2015 10:05 a.m.
Man mailing marijuana packages arrested

Man mailing marijuana packages arrested

The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office used a neighborhood tip to thwart the plans of one resident who was mailing marijuana through the U.S. Postal Service.

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Posted: feb. 25, 2015 11:54 p.m.
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Cell phone store robbery suspects arrested

Two men, allegedly responsible for the robbery of Metro PCS store in Conyers just before New Year's Eve, are in police custody.

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Posted: feb. 23, 2015 5:23 p.m. | Updated: feb. 23, 2015 5:27 p.m.

RCSO searches for home invasion robbery suspects

The Rockdale County Sheriff Office is looking for two suspects involved in an armed robbery at a resident's home Sunday night.

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Posted: feb. 23, 2015 5:33 p.m.

Police look for forgery suspect

Conyers Police issued a "be on the lookout" alert for a forgery suspect who fled on foot around 2 p.m.

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Posted: feb. 23, 2015 5:15 p.m.

Crime Briefs: RCSO arrests two for drive-by shooting

Two Conyers men are in behind bars for allegedly performing a drive-by shooting last Sunday, Feb. 8.

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Posted: feb. 20, 2015 11:01 a.m. | Updated: feb. 21, 2015 10:37 a.m.

Stolen cars taken to recycling center

An Atlanta man is in Rockdale County Jail for allegedly taking stolen cars out of other counties and then recycling them at a recycling center in Conyers.

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Posted: feb. 17, 2015 5:03 p.m. | Updated: feb. 17, 2015 5:09 p.m.

Social media meet turns into armed robbery

A robbery-turned shootout left one Atlanta resident without $1,000 and landed a female teenager in jail last week.

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Posted: feb. 17, 2015 4:26 p.m.

More details revealed in Hughes murder case

More details surrounding the murder case of Jarvis Hughes were revealed during the Feb. 4 committal hearing for Paul Greene, one of three suspects allegedly involved in the fatal shooting incident.

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Posted: feb. 14, 2015 2:54 p.m. | Updated: feb. 16, 2015 7:43 p.m.

Woman's mail fraud affects Rockdale, Newton, Walton

After a check from a local law office was cashed at a Big EZ convenience store, a Covington Police Department investigation led to the arrest of Teresa Lynn Knight.

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Posted: feb. 12, 2015 12:06 a.m. | Updated: feb. 12, 2015 12:09 a.m.

Woman allegedly paid probation fees with stolen credit card

A Covington woman is being accused of stealing her landlord's credit card and making purchases totaling over $1,000.

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Posted: feb. 09, 2015 6:31 p.m.

Serial Robbery Suspect in Custody After Targeting Conyers Subway

A suspected serial robber is in jail after reportedly hitting a Conyers Subway restaurant and other places in DeKalb County.

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Posted: feb. 03, 2015 12:45 p.m.

Spin out on I-20 leads to DUI arrest

A spinout on Interstate 20 resulted in the arrest on Hwy. 278 in Covington of a Decatur man early Monday morning.

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Posted: feb. 02, 2015 6:46 p.m.

Robber places order at Waffle House before hold up at gunpoint

An armed robber made sure to order plenty of food for the road before hitting the Waffle House on Sigman Road Monday morning.

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Posted: feb. 02, 2015 6:01 p.m.
UPDATED: Autopsy results returned for elderly victim, roommate charged with his death

UPDATED: Autopsy results returned for elderly victim, roommate charged with his death

UPDATE: The autopsy on James Roberts, 72, that was completed Friday found Roberts was stabbed and beaten to death. The report concluded that the cause of death was combined blunt force trauma to the head and multiple stab wounds to the throat and chest.

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Posted: jan. 29, 2015 1:23 p.m. | Updated: jan. 31, 2015 5:57 p.m.
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Arrest made in auto parts store robbery

The Rockdale County Sheriff's Office made one arrest in an armed robbery case that occurred in April.

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Posted: jan. 28, 2015 7:17 p.m.

Siblings arrested for $600 cellphone theft

A brother and sister duo was arrested for allegedly stealing a Conyers man cellphone Tuesday, Jan 13.

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Posted: jan. 23, 2015 1:13 p.m.

Child porn videos lead GBI to arrest Conyers man

A Conyers man was arrested for allegedly having child pornography in his possession which depicted young boys performing sexual acts alone and with each other.

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Posted: jan. 22, 2015 1:58 p.m.
Gay porn star, Newton resident arrested after assaulting girlfriend

Gay porn star, Newton resident arrested after assaulting girlfriend

A Newton County man and male porn star whose company recently offered Justin Bieber $2 million to star in a porn movie with him was arrested in December for allegedly choking and assaulting his girlfriend in Rockdale County.

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Posted: jan. 16, 2015 9:51 p.m. | Updated: jan. 18, 2015 9:54 p.m.
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Teen ties up mother in burglary, attempt to steal guns

A Conyers teen is back behind bars after he allegedly tied up his mother, attempted to break into a gun safe and led deputies on a manhunt Friday afternoon.

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Posted: jan. 17, 2015 9:19 p.m. | Updated: jan. 17, 2015 9:23 p.m.

Attempt to murder charge dropped for woman who ran over boyfriend with car

The Covington woman accused of hitting her boyfriend with a car received a little relief Wednesday afternoon.

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Posted: jan. 14, 2015 6:20 p.m.

Woman who ran over boyfriend arrested

A Covington woman allegedly ran over her boyfriend with his vehicle after the two had a verbal altercation.

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Posted: jan. 12, 2015 3:22 p.m.

Unlucky crook attempts break in at cop's home

A man who was attempting to break into a Covington home on New Year’s Day was surprised when the off-duty state police officer who lived there opened the door and took him into custody at gunpoint.

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Posted: jan. 08, 2015 12:22 a.m.
Deputies bust marijuana grow house New Year's eve

Deputies bust marijuana grow house New Year's eve

Rockdale County Sheriff's Office deputies busted a $1 million marijuana grow operation New Year's Eve thanks to a neighborhood tip in south Rockdale County.

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Posted: jan. 06, 2015 5:45 p.m.
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Three suspects arrested for murder of Conyers man

Conyers Police have arrested three Conyers residents for their connection to the killing of a Conyers man, who was fatally shot in his apartment Tuesday, Dec. 30. 

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Posted: jan. 05, 2015 12:21 p.m.

Armed robbery at MetroPCS

UPDATE: The two suspects the RCSO are currently looking for got away with what's being described as a "small amount of cash" from the store's cash register.

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Posted: dec. 30, 2014 3:40 p.m.

Conyers resident shot in his apartment, suspect escapes

A shooting Tuesday morning left one Conyers man dead in his apartment. 

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Posted: dec. 30, 2014 1:19 p.m.

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